NBA WiretapMay 2012 NBA Wiretap

Source: Lakers In Discussions To Promote Glenn Carraro To Assistant GM
The Lakers are in talks to promote Glenn Carraro to assistant general manager.

Valanciunas, Lietuvos Rytas Open Release Agreement Talks
Jonas Valanciunas held preliminary discussions about a release from his team in Lithuania, sources said.

Del Negro To Return As Head Coach Of Clippers
Vinny Del Negro guided the Clippers to the second round of the playoffs.

RealGM Staff Report

Blazers Enter Single Affiliation Agreement With D-League's Idaho Stampede
Portland will be Idahoís sole NBA affiliate and will have full control over the teamís basketball operations.

RealGM Staff Report

Warriors, Jazz Break Off Lottery Pick Trade Talks
The Warriors have a 72.66% chance of keeping the pick based on odds released by the NBA.

Marcus Thompson II/San Jose Mercury News

Magic Waive Von Wafer
Von Wafer appeared in 33 games with the Magic during the 11-12 season.

RealGM Staff Report

Scout: Anthony Davis Once In A Generation Talent
Anthony Davis has been heralded as the best big man to come along in years.

Charlotte Observer

Blazers Set To Workout Tyler Zeller, Meyers Leonard
Tyler Zeller and Meyers Leonard are among six players set to workout for the Blazers on Tuesday.


Drummond Has Lost 22 Pounds Since End Of Season
Andre Drummond now weighs 268 pounds, allowing him to have excellent lateral quickness for a player his size.

Chad Ford/ESPN (via Twitter)

Allen Struggles With Shot, Trying To Find Balance
Ray Allen went 3-for-7 at the foul line and 1-for-7 from the floor.

Frank Dell'Apa/Boston Globe

Ibaka Expected To Return To Normal Minutes In Game 2
Serge Ibaka sat on the bench for the final 16:01 of Oklahoma City's 101-98 Game 1 loss to the Spurs.

John Rohde/Oklahoman

Warriors Host Draft Workout For Wroten, Taylor, Green, Nine Others
In attendance were Tony Wroten, Jeffrey Taylor, Draymond Green, Kevin Jones, Kris Joseph, Tu Holloway and Josh Owens, amongst others.

Marcus Thompson II/Mercury News

Josh Owens' Draft Stock Rising With Surprising Athleticism
Stanford power forward Josh Owens is hoping to be ascend draft boards as a sleeper similar to former teammate Landry Fields.

Marcus Thompson II

Rivers Calls Game 1 Technical Worst Of Career
Referee Ed Malloy called Doc Rivers' technical foul.

A. Sherrod Blakely/

Heat Vary Defensive Looks Against Rondo
Rajon Rondo was held to 16 points and seven assists as the Heat made sure to have help defenders in the paint waiting for him.

George Richards/Miami Herald

Bosh Feeling Disconnected From Heat During Rehab
Chris Bosh remained in Miami when the Heat eliminated the Pacers from the Eastern Conference Semifinals in Game 6.

Tom Haberstroh/ESPN

Rondo: Heat Have To Hit The Deck Too
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade attacked the basket at will in the second half of Miami's 93-79 Game 1 victory over the Celtics.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

NBA Exec Questions Whether Drummond Can Mesh With Teammates
Andre Drummond has yet to demonstrate that he can excel within a team system.

David Aldridge/

Rivers Believes Heat May Be More Dangerous Minus Bosh
Doc Rivers believes the Heat may be more dangerous without Chris Bosh.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Tyler Zeller Draws Comparison To Spencer Hawes
Tyler Zellerís shooting and passing abilities remind one Western Conference scouting director of Spencer Hawes.

David Aldridge/

Bargnani Fully Recovered From Calf Injury
Andrea Bargnani missed 35 games this season due to recurring issues with his left leg.

Toronto Star

Sixers Plan To Extend Collins' Contract
Doug Collins' contract is guaranteed for one more season.

Philadelphia Inquirer

Bobcats To Meet With Quin Snyder
The Bobcats plan to meet with Quin Snyder as they continue their coaching search.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

LeBron Leads Heat In 'Activity' Points
Erik Spoelstra tracks Heat players with an "activity chart," which awards points for statistical categories such as fouls drawn and block outs on rebounding.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Duncan Will Re-Sign With Spurs
Tim Duncan will be a free agent this offseason, but has been widely expected to re-sign with the Spurs.

Johnny Ludden/Yahoo! Sports

CSKA, Barcelona Among Suitors For Joel Freeland
CSKA Moscow and Barcelona are rumored to have interest in signing Joel Freeland, according to a report.

Haslem Admits Foul On Hansbrough Was Retaliation For Wade
Dwyane Wade gave the game ball following Miami's closeout win of the Pacers to Udonis Haslem.

Dan Le Batard/Miami Herald

Bosh Participates In On-Court Drills
Chris Bosh's workout included catching and turning with the ball, along with lateral movement across the court.

Michael Wallace/ESPN

Wade Looking Forward To 'Inevitable' Matchup With Celtics
Dwyane Wade said Miami was predestined to face the Celtics in the Eastern Conference championship.

Associated Press

Harden Sees Stopping Penetration As Key To Series Against Spurs
James Harden said Oklahoma City will focus on slowing down Tony Parkerís penetration and distribution.